Letting the Vines Snap: On Animals (2019) and Friendship – ‘Sundance London’

Letting the Vines Snap: On Animals (2019) and Friendship – ‘Sundance London’

“Maybe that’s why we fuck things up – so that peace, when it comes, feels like enough.' - Animals, Emma Jane Unsworth Through my early twenties, I had a best friend. We were in a bigger group of seven but as part of an unspoken rule we were each other’s ‘emotional support’. Our group was [...]

Emma Jane Unsworth – ‘Why do we do the things we do to each other?’ (Interview) – ‘In The Red 14’

Emma Jane Unsworth – ‘Why do we do the things we do to each other?’ (Interview) – ‘In The Red 14’

'JR: In terms of giving it away to the publishers there is also that sense of giving it away to a reader and it becoming theirs. How did you deal with that? I imagine at a point you’d have to let go, in a sense, and the book becomes other people’s? How was that for [...]